Partner of Maker, Fragale & Di Costanzo, LLP Recognized for Work in Elder Law
WESTCHESTER, NY (August 21, 2019) ‐- Maker, Fragale & Di Costanzo, LLP, a law firm which serves the Hudson Valley region and has office locations in Yorktown and Rye, NY, is proud to announce that partner, Salvatore M. Di Costanzo, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for his work in Elder Law.
“To be acknowledged in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© is truly an honor,” said Mr. Di Costanzo. “Knowing that this recognition came from my peers makes this especially meaningful.”
For the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 8.3 million votes were analyzed, leading to the inclusion of more than 62,000 lawyers in the United States. Lawyers named to The Best Lawyers in America© publication were recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 146 practice areas. Mr. Di Costanzo is being recognized for his work in Elder Law in the New York Metro area and the Hudson Valley, including Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, and Dutchess counties.
A Westchester-based attorney and accountant, Mr. Di Costanzo has been practicing law for almost 20 years. His main areas of practice are elder law, estate planning and special needs planning which includes drafting wills and trusts, probate administration, Medicaid planning and planning for individuals with special needs. After receiving his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Siena College, Mr. Di Costanzo earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Pace University Law School, where he was a member of the Pace Law School Moot Court Team. Selected each year as a New York Metro leading elder law attorney by Super Lawyers, he is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) and the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA). He has served as chair for several NYSBA elder law section committees, including estate tax planning and estate administration, sponsorship and membership. Mr. Di Costanzo formerly served as chair of the elder law section of the Westchester County Bar Association.